Enhancing Productivity: The Art of Workspace Design

In today’s fast-paced and competitive work environment, productivity is a key factor that can significantly impact an individual’s and organisation’s success. One often overlooked aspect of productivity is the design of the workspace. A well-designed workspace can have a profound effect on employee wellbeing, engagement, and overall efficiency. So what strategies and principles can be … Continued

How to get the best from your team

Getting the best from your employees involves fostering an environment where they feel motivated, supported, and valued. We take a look at some of the key strategies to implement in order to achieve this: 1. Clear communication and expectations Setting clear goals: Clearly outline individual and team goals. Employees perform better when they understand what’s … Continued

How to create motivational office space

Creating office space that inspires and motivates employees is crucial for fostering productivity, creativity, and a positive working environment. A well-designed office goes beyond aesthetics; it’s about fostering a culture of collaboration, comfort, and purpose. Here’s a closer look at how office space can be a powerful motivational tool: The layout and design of an … Continued

5 healthy practices that could help your business to succeed

Creating a healthy, happy workplace can play an instrumental role in the overall performance and eventual success of a business. There are many reasons for this, such as the simple fact that having healthier people in your workforce reduces sickness absence and maximises productivity. Furthermore, people who feel that their employer is making an effort … Continued

The evolution of the humble office chair

The office chair is something most people used to take for granted as part of their working day. When we started working from home during the pandemic, many of us realised very quickly just how important the ergonomic design is to give you the necessary postural support, but it took decades of evolution before this … Continued

How to improve your office environment

We know that it is important to keep your office environment to a high standard. But why is it so important? Why it is essential to improve your office environment Evidence suggests that a positive work environment can reduce stress and improve productivity and morale. Moreover, by creating a positive office environment, you are creating … Continued

How to make office life healthier (and it’s not just about food!)

With the new year a few weeks old, many people will have been taking steps to get healthier. No doubt lots of people will have responded to their Christmas excess by going on diets, joining gyms and getting involved with initiatives like Dry January. However, a few weeks in all that early effort may have … Continued

Boosting wellbeing and productivity through office design

How science and design can unite to create improved and more productive office space. There is a growing body of evidence to suggest that certain design features – rooms with particular layouts, lighting with specific colour temperatures – can actually trigger the brain to release a shot of dopamine, the pleasure chemical, enhancing people’s focus … Continued

How natural light can make your office a better place to work

With this having been one of the hottest and sunniest summers Britain has ever had, many employers will have had offices full of people extremely keen to get outside as much as possible. However, while spending lunchtimes outdoors – maybe in the nearby park or on the lawn outside (if your office has one) – … Continued